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We're Kickstarting this Year with a Focus: Business Productivity

At Speak Creative, we have a great team. We accomplish a great deal of work in a short amount of time. We have multiple projects being worked on by multiple teams on multiple timetables. It’s enough to make even the most organized person a bit crazy. During our recent planning retreat, as we worked on our goals for the company as a whole, we took time to focus on how to increase business productivity. What is business productivity? Business productivity is taking control of our time, our... Read More
Posted by Christy Leake at Thursday, January 21, 2016

Mobile App Development Grows with Beacon Technology

By now I’m sure you’ve heard something about beacons and how they’re being used across a variety of industries from fashion and retail, to concert venues and other attractions. Marketers are beginning to leverage this new technology in a variety of ways to add value to their mobile app and appeal to customers, as well as to gain insight for themselves about demographics and user behavior. With this technology being still fairly new, only two or three years old, early adopters are learning... Read More
Posted by CJ Jordan at Monday, January 18, 2016

SiteWrench is Not as Intimidating as You Think

As the dedicated “support guru” on our SiteWrench website platform, I’m here to convince you that our content management system (CMS) is not as intimidating as you think. I started out as a client just like you, with no formal education in computer science or technology. When I was first introduced to SiteWrench, I feared that this custom CMS was somehow meant for “savvy computer people.” You know the type – people who code Minecraft and hack into the CIA. Those people. I discovered very... Read More
Posted by Nicole Davis at Friday, January 15, 2016

A Memphis Groundbreaking, Team Time + More - A Look Inside #SpeakWeek2016

Last week, we brought the entire team into Memphis, like we do each year and hold what some would call a retreat, some an annual meeting; we call it Speak Week. During this time, we evaluate the systems we have in place and how to make our processes better for us and for our clients and prospective clients. Without a doubt, it's safe to say the theme this year was "movement".       We talk... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Kicking off the new year with #SpeakWeek2016

If you’ve been following our blog for the last month or two, you know how excited we are for the New Year. January brings with it a sense of renewal, a reinvigoration of what could be. We’ve pressed the reset button and have new, farther reaching goals than ever before. If you have been following us on social media, you’ve heard the big news: we’re growing! Our Memphis team is groundbreaking on a new office space tomorrow, right in the heart of Memphis. The new building will help us... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Monday, January 4, 2016

2015: A Year in the Life of Speak Creative

Here's looking at you, 2015. We designed and launched an all new madebyspeak.com , held a contest for nonprofits to win a website , went on our first ever Speak Halftime retreat and announced plans for a brand new building here in Memphis. We also welcomed 6 additional employees to become the largest Speak team ever, and we're looking forward to coming together for #SpeakWeek2016 early next week. More details on that to come, but before we ring in the new year, we wanted to give you a... Read More
Posted by Teresa Daniel at Thursday, December 31, 2015

Doing Good - What It Means To Us

With just a few weeks left before 2015 come to an end, the team at Speak Creative has a lot to be thankful for. We have amazing clients who engage us on some cutting-edge, highly creative projects; our team is healthy and happy; and our families and friends bring us loads of joy. But we don’t want to end this year without sharing our talents to help drive good around us. On Giving Tuesday we launched Speak Up , a year-end campaign to help a Nashville area non-profit group enhance and... Read More
Posted by Amanda Evans at Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Should I Choose the Yellow Pages? A Digital Strategist's Approach

Digital Marketing for Your Business Chances are you’ve been approached by a Yellow Pages (YP) consultant if you own your business or have any sort of marketing title. Whether it’s the first or tenth time you’ve heard the pitch, questions arise as to what are they selling and should you be buying? Their sales pitch is essentially this… Getting your site to rank online is hard Getting customers to interact with your brand is critical You don’t have time to master the tech... Read More
Posted by Amanda Evans at Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Digital Marketing, The Complete Package: #MadeBySpeak

Digital Marketing, the Complete Package If you follow us on Twitter , or any of our other social platforms, you probably noticed we've been promoting a big change: our website. We've been busy all year giving our clients in Memphis and Nashville (and beyond) websites that truly reflect what their brands stand for. At the end of the day, we came to the realization that we needed a bit of the magic we were providing these great clients for ourselves, and started thinking through what our... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Memphis Web Design + 901 Pride: A Few of Our Favorites

Being a Memphis web design agency is about more than our 901 phone number or our ability to order unrivaled pulled pork for Thursday team lunches. It’s about bringing digital excellence to the table, along with the BBQ sauce and extra napkins, of course. All joking aside, we’re talking about the websites , apps and digital marketing we get to deliver for local Memphis businesses, as well as for the national clients whom we proudly tell we’re from Tennessee. Last week when we found... Read More
Posted by Teresa Daniel at Friday, November 6, 2015